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Redefining Recruiting, and Is It Really the “Point” of HR?

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8 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
It’s like getting hit on via an online dating site, professionally speaking, of course. A recruiter digs your LinkedIn profile, he sends you a LinkedIn InMail, which is followed by ...

Want Engaged, Productive Employees? Start By Showing Them a Little Gratitude

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10 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Janice Kaplan’s new book The Gratitude Diaries examines the effects of gratitude in the workplace. She cites a London School of Economics paper that analyzed more than 50 studies that ...

What's Reporting Without Culture?

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7 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Editor’s Note: This post originally appeared on the CSR Reporting blog. Back in 2010, I published my first book, “CSR for HR,” a guide to the way human resources managers ...

Why Company Culture Is Crucial for SMEs

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9 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
Having a shared sense of culture among employees is important for businesses, especially for fledgling businesses for whom it is crucial. SMEs need all the help they can get to ...

The Insider's Guide To Learning Management Systems' Pricing Models

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5 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
A Learning Management System is an invaluable tool of the eLearning trade. It organizes, stores, and delivers your eLearning course materials, and that's just the tip of the Instructional Design ...

A Question From Both Apple and Amazon: Does a Workplace Have To Be Perfect?

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9 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
I recently blogged about the debate on CEO and employee pay ratios. I urged employers to seize the high ground and decide what their attitude is as to their “responsibility” ...

A Three-Step Process to Create Hand Drawn Custom Characters

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8 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
In previous posts we discussed how visual thinking helps us focus on core concepts and teaches us to communicate those with graphics and other visual elements. We also looked at ...

90 Powerful Ways to Become a Highly Successful Leader - Lolly Daskal

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4 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Posted on 25. Aug, 2015 by lollydaskal in Integrity, Lead From Within, Leadership, Leadership Development, Life Balance, Life Skills, Mission, Passion, Personal Development, Purpose, Trust, Values, Vision, Workplace If you’re ...

Personality Types And Career Success

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7 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Every office is made up of different personalities with different strengths and weaknesses. For HR professionals, understanding these personalities is a key component of building successful teams, providing opportunities for ...

7 Ways Wearable Technology Could Be Used In Corporate Training

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Wearable gadgets used to be reserved for international men of mystery and futuristic starship crews. Thanks to the advancements in modern technology, anyone can get information on the go with ...

Using eLearning As A Tool For Learning And Development Success

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
In the present scenario, a wave of new eLearning tools has helped Learning and Development professionals avoid repetitive classroom training. Instead of standing in a conference room full of employees ...

Let's Become Collectors Of Learning Experiences

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Everybody has one's own model of learning; some of them more effective than others. In this article, I would like to convince you to become collectors of learning experiences which ...

When Workplace Culture And Brand Goes Horribly Wrong

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7 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
Everyone’s been weighing in on the recent expose on the workplace culture at Amazon, and on what Jeff Bezos has built (or not built). I’m not surprised. The culture there ...

How to Use RQI to Improve Recruiting Team Performance

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7 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
Leaders in the recruitment space look for tools that will help them track the performance of their team. Driven by the push towards improving numbers and increasing candidate quality, it ...

How to Create a Happy Work CultureSwitch & Shift

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4 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
The American workforce is recognized globally for its high level of productivity; according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average full-time American worker spent approximately 8 hours per day ...

6 Pros Of eLearning Content Development Outsourcing

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3 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
Today, outsourcing content development is a fairly well established practice for several organizations. However, what works for one organization and helps them leverage on an offshore partner may not work ...

Games and Gamification in Moodle

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2 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
Gamification in Moodle is one of the most effective ways to engage and motivate learners, by using game mechanics and games. Let us quickly clarify the difference between the two.

Develop Yourself by Sharing Your Expertise

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2 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” —William Arthur Ward We often forget how teaching and contributing to the community(-ies) of ...

Is Your eLearning Boring? Spice It Up With These 3 Innovative eLearning Ideas

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4 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
Boring eLearning fails to engage learners. To create innovative eLearning that really stands out in the crowd and keeps learners engaged you need to explore new ways to create courses.

Science of Engagement: the key is trust

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
An understanding of some aspects of how the brain is ‘wired’ can help you to increase the likelihood of people being engaged at work and avoid creating situations that destroy ...

Using Video Backgrounds to Visually Engage Learners

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2 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Slide backgrounds are one of the easiest ways to create a sense of place and location in your course designs. Because backgrounds are the largest on-slide element, they help set ...

6 Gamification Pitfalls to Avoid at All Costs

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2 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
One way that many sales teams, customer contact centers, and even back office operations units drive performance is through the use of gamification. Gamification is the use of fun contests ...

Why Social Learning Is an Effective Management Development Tool

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
I came across the idea of two broad forms of learning; Cartesian learning and social learning theory. A Cartesian view assumes that "knowledge is a kind of substance and that ...

What a Student Learned From a Short Experiment in Self-Directed Learning

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Like a lot of students, 17-year-old Nick Bain says he really likes his school, but sometimes it can feel like a chore. “It just feels a little bit like you ...

Social Learning: 3 Ways Of Twitter Utilization To Support And Enhance The Impact Of Instructor-led Training

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4 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
New-age web-based social learning tools such as Wikis, Blogs, Podcasts, Videocasts and Media sharing sites such as YouTube, social networking sites like Facebook or LinkedIN, content aggregation and organization, such ...

Finding the ROI of Sustainability

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4 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
This article is part of a series on “The ROI of Sustainability,” written with the support of MeterHero. MeterHero helps companies and organizations offset their water and energy footprints through ...

The Power Of Personalization In eLearning

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4 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Ask 10 people to order a pizza and you’ll see just how individual we all are and that there are endless ways to create personal savory perfection. Thin base or ...

Infographic: 5 Reasons to Use a Gamified LMS for Training

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5 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
Gamification has proven to be a successful motivation strategy. The 5 Reasons to Use a Gamified LMS for Training Infographic shows how learners can benefit by a Gamified Learning Management ...

The Five Things Great Bosses Do

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7 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Study after study has shown that when you’re great at your job it turns into high employee engagement,which in turn leads to higher profits, better customer service, and happier and ...

Brain Science: Bursts—Creating Brief Training for Short Attention Spans by Art Kohn

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4 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
In 1935, Will and Ariel Durant began writing an epic 11-volume history of Western civilization covering 2,000 years of war, culture, art, philosophy, and religion. Unfortunately, by the time they ...

What If Your Learning Management System Isn’t Enough?

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3 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
What if -in spite of the money and time you’ve invested- your Learning Management System (LMS) is not having a substantial impact on your business? Not really generating a justifiable ...

Should Instructional Designers “Teach to the Test”?

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3 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
There is a lot of angst these days in the education field about “teaching to the test.” It started in K-12 but it’s crept into corporate speak as well. Some ...

The MOOC revolution that wasn’t

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1 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
Just a few short years after promising higher education for anyone with an Internet connection, MOOCs have scaled back their ambitions, content to become job training for the tech sector ...

5 Essential Steps to Transform Any Group into a GREAT Team

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3 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
If you are anything like me, you will be able to relate to the main character of my most recent book, Rapid Teamwork. His name is Greg – and as ...

3 Mistakes You’re Making With Gamification In Business

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Gamification in business—whether you’re designing a training program or you’re trying to motivate employees in a specific way—can be extremely successful. But even though it’s a popular learning and development ...

3 Big Mistakes That CEOs Must Fix To Inspire Employees

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9 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Across every business vertical and level, we all tell ourselves little white lies when it comes to communicating: “People tell me I’m pretty good at communicating.” “I don’t need to ...

Corporate governance and sustainability: Who's connecting the dots?

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7 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Scrutiny of how companies handle sustainability governance — the “G” in the ESG triad of environmental, social and governance issues — won’t be subsiding anytime soon. While the United States ...

Let Your Millennials Manage

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7 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
There is a widespread opinion among HR and leadership professionals, that millennials are the most terrible group of workers who have ever entered the workforce. They are a constant pain ...

Why Your Sustainability Strategy Can Be Pivotal to Employee Engagement

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
The business case for implementing sustainable practices is clear, and regardless of what industry you’re in, the strain on natural resources is rising as a result of population growth and ...

How to Create an Interactive Image Template

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6 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
As noted in an earlier post, an easy way to build interactive elearning modules is by choosing a single image and adding interactive elements to it. This is a great ...

'Gamified' Employee Training Works Brilliantly but Is Loved Little

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5 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Gamification has become one of the most gleefully despised buzzwords in the digital sphere in recent years. The growing consensus is that gamification is one of those made-up, over-rated trends,

Gamification Of Learning Design: How To Use Learning Battle Cards?

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Since we published an article about Learning Battle Cards on eLearningIndustry.com we have been asked by several people how we are using this tool. As the main idea of Learning ...

Simulations And Games: Making Learning Fun!

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2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Regardless of our age, playing with simulators (e.g. stock market investment, driving or flight simulators) and games (Starcraft, Hearts of Iron, World of Warcraft) always puts us on the path ...

How Leading From the Heart Will Change Your Organization

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2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Think about the leaders you respect and admire. Chances are they distinguished themselves because they led with and from the heart. Heart-led leadership is the subject of Tommy Spaulding’s new ...

7 Tips On How To Use Forums In eLearning

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Forums in eLearning allow learners to connect and collaborate in eLearning environments, making them an ideal addition to both asynchronous and synchronous instructional strategies. In this article, I’ll offer 7 ...

Gamification tools motivate workers

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9 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Employees enjoy corporate gamification tools and techniques designed to entice them to complete tasks for rewards, but they are still more motivated by money, according to a new survey of ...

12 Incredible Ways Custom eLearning Helps Distributed Workforce

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Custom eLearning development offers a wide range of advantages in the private sector, but is custom eLearning really the way to go for distributed workforces? When your employees are scattered ...

HR Data Won’t Make You Less Human

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8 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
With all the talk and rush toward people analytics (or talent analytics), there is some justifiable angst today that the H just might be taken away from HR – numbers ...

5 simple UX principles to guide your product design

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2 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
Few things in life are constant: death, taxes, and strangers asking “So what do you do?” within a minute of a handshake. As a UX designer, I’ve had a lot ...
 

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